Allison comes from a family of performers -- her mother was an actress and her father and brother are musicians.
Her youthful dreams of becoming an Olympic figure skater were curtailed by an accident in which she was injured colliding with a glass door.
Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio
Neighborhood Playhouse, New York
Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, London
Discovered by Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward
Height: 6' 0"
Became engaged to actor Richard Jenik on May 17, 2004
Allison Janney's Scores
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- By user score
|10 Things I Hate About You||Mar 31, 1999||Ms. Perky||7.4|
|Six Days Seven Nights||Jun 12, 1998||Marjorie, Robin's Boss||7.9|
|The Object of My Affection||Apr 17, 1998||Constance Miller||6.0|
|Private Parts||Mar 7, 1997||Dee Dee||8.5|
|Big Night||Sep 20, 1996||Ann||8.7|